PICKERING, Kim. An Island Ferry Tale. Illustrated by Sandra Gaudet. (Summerside, PEI : Williams & Crue (1982) Ltd., n.d. [ca 1994]. First Edition. "Printed on Prince Edward Island by Williams & Crue (1982) Ltd., Summerside, P.E.I." Pp (24). Unpaginated . Illustrated. Square 8vo (203 x 203 mm), art- and photo-illustrated blue & white stapled card covers.
Kim Pickering (b. ca 1967) grew up in Augustine Cove, Prince Edward Island, as did her sister, the illustrator, Sandra Gaudet.
A children's story about the MV Abegweit (“Abby” in the book) by Kim Pickering.
"The MV Abegweit is a Baltic Ice Class 1A Super Passenger and Vehicle Ferry, built in Saint John, New Brunswick. She joined the Prince Edward Island service in December of 1982, replacing the original Abegweit - a ferry that had been crossing the Northumberland Strait for the previous 35 years." - from the rear.
Very good. NOTE : Shipping may be less for this slim item. 15.00